Thursday, December 1, 2016

Colin James






































Artist:  Colin James
Birth Name:  Colin James Munn
Born:  August 17, 1964.  Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada
Genre:  Rock, Blues, R&B, Jump Blues, Swing Revival, Blues Rock, Rock & Roll

Occupation:  Musician, Singer, Songwriter, Record Producer
Instruments:  Guitar, Vocals, Saxophone, Piano, Harmonica

Colin James is a Canadian Singer, Songwriter,. Guitarist and Record Producer.  He plays in the Blues, Rock, and Neo-Swing Genres.  He got Juno Award Winning Singer-Songwriter.













Title:  Blue Highway  (2016)
Genre:  Rock, Blues, R&B, Jump Blues, Swing Revival, Blues Rock, Rock & Roll
Label:  True North Records

Rating:   *****

Tracks:

 1.  Boogie Funk  (3:12)
 2.  Watch Out  (4:39)
 3.  Big Road Blues  (3:02)
 4.  Bad Bad Whiskey  (3:59)
 5.  Going Down  (3:50)
 6.  Gypsy Woman  (3:50)
 7.  Goin' Away  (4:32)
 8.  Lonesome  (2:05)
 9.  Hoodoo Man Blues  (2:48)
10. Riding In The Moonlight/Mr. Luck  (2:57)
11. Don't Miss Your Water  (4:02)
12. Ain't Long For Day  (3:18)
13. Last Fair Deal  (2:42)

Personnel:

Colin James:  Guitar, Vocals
Craig Northey:  Rhythm Guitar on Tracks: 1, 3-9, 11, 12
Simo Kendall:  Organ on Tracks:  1, 2, 9
Steve Marriner:  Harmonica on Tracks:  1, 4, 6, 9, 10
Norm Fisher:  Bass on Tracks:  1, 9
Pat Steward:  Drums  on Tracks:  1, 9
Jesse O'Brien:  Organ on Track 2,  Piano on Tracks:   3-6, 8, 11, 12
Steve Pelletier:  Bass on Tracks:  2-8, 11, 12
Geoff Hicks:  Drums on Tracks:  2-8, 11, 12
Chris Caddell:  Background Vocals on Tracks:  7, 11
Coleen Rennison:  Background Vocals on Track 7
Jerry Cook:   Saxophone on Track 11
Derry Byrne:  Trumpet on Track 11

Blue Highway is the tribute album by Colin James, was released on October 14, 2016 by True North Records, to some of the Singer and Guitarist's longtime Blues Idols such as Howlin' Wolf, Jimmy Reed, Freddie King, Jr. Wells & Buddy Guy, Peter Green, Robert Johnson and William Bell.

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